[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Funded Ph.D. positions in robotics at the University of South Florida

Reed, Kyle kylereed at usf.edu
Tue Nov 17 07:55:36 PST 2015

Multiple PhD Positions starting in Fall 2016, Department of Mechanical Engineering

The REED lab is looking for two Ph.D. students in the area of haptics, one position specifically researching the perception of thermal gradients applied to the skin.  Applicants should have good programming skills in C/C++ (and Matlab), excellent written and verbal communication skills, an understanding of heat transfer, a B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Computer Science/Mechanical Engineering/Electrical Engineering/related fields.  Interested candidates should contact Dr. Reed at kylereed at usf.edu with a CV and statements of research interests and experience.  Additional information about the lab and research can be found at http://reedlab.eng.usf.edu

The Center for Assistive, Rehabilitation and Robotics Technologies (CARRT) is looking for recruiting multiple top quality PhD students in the area of assistive robotics with emphasis on kinematics and control. Applicants should have excellent programming skills in C/C++/Python and ROS, excellent written and verbal communication skills. Interested candidates should send their resume, statement of purpose, and work/research experience to: usfcarrt at gmail.com

The Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of South Florida invites applications for open Ph.D. positions for Fall 2016. The University of South Florida located at Tampa, Florida is a high-impact, global research university dedicated to student success. USF is a Top 50 research university among both public and private institutions nationwide in total research expenditures, according to the National Science Foundation. Serving nearly 48,000 students, the USF System has an annual budget of $1.5 billion and an annual economic impact of $4.4 billion. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference. All applications should be submitted at http://www.usf.edu/admissions/graduate/index.aspx.

Kyle B. Reed, Assistant Professor
University of South Florida
Department of Mechanical Engineering
office: 813-974-2385

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